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Wellsville is Leetonia’s first league victim in 36 games

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WELLSVILLE — Alex Waterbeck’s 86-yard kickoff return at the start of the second half and Leetonia’s goal-line stand at the end of it gave Leetonia a 10-7 win over Wellsville Friday for their first Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference victory. It also snaps a 36-game league losing streak for ...

Oak Glen blasts Bees

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FAIRMONT — Oak Glen was on the march as the Golden Bears struck down East Fairmont 43-0 on Friday night. The Golden Bears are 5-4, while East Fairmont fell to 0-8. Oak Glen used the game against the overmatched Bees to spread out the scoring which included two interception returns for ...

Devils downed at EP

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EAST PALESTINE—East Palestine’s Parker Sherry had 372 yards and four touchdowns through the air and had 86 yards rushing with a touchdown as East Palestine handled Lisbon 62-8 on Friday. East Palestine moves to 5-4 and 4-2 in the league. Lisbon falls to 3-6, 1-5. Dominic Posey had ...

South Side triumphs

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MCDONALD, Pa. — The South Side Beaver Rams added another to the win column by knocking off Fort Cherry 21-14 on Friday night. South Side improves to 7-2 and 5-2 in the Three Rivers Conference. Fort Cherry is 2-7, 1-5. The Rams close the regular season at Steel Valley next Friday. ...

Tigers, Knights set for district

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From Staff Reports COLUMBIANA—The top-seeded Wellsville volleyball team rolled to another tournament victory Thursday with a 25-6, 25-13, 25-10 sweep over eighth-seeded Columbiana at Columbiana High School. The Tigers, who are ranked 12th in Div. IV, improve to 22-1 and will take on ...

PREP FOOTBALL FORECAST

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Friday, October 19 Weir at East Liverpool, 7:30 p.m. East Liverpool (5-3) needs a win here to be on the right path to its first playoff berth since 2010. Weir (6-2) is barely hanging on for its playoff life in West Virginia Class AA in the 13th position. The Potters have not beaten the Red ...

Beavers put 15 by Cambridge

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CALCUTTA — Beaver Local’s girls soccer team got off on the right foot with a 15-0 win over Cambridge in a Div. II sectional contest on Wednesday at Beaver Local High School. Eleven different Beavers scored in the win. The Beavers (11-6) advance to meet St. Clairsville in the district ...

Oak Glen boys work overtime

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WEIRTON, W.Va. — The Weir High and Oak Glen boys soccer teams battled through 80 minutes the first round of the AA/A sectional only to end regulation time in a 1-1 tie, but it took the Golden Bears only one minute and nine seconds to tuck the “Golden Goal” into the net in the first ...

Lil’ Potters close regular season with big win

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The East Liverpool Lil’ Potters varsity football team have finished an undefeated regular season with a 26-2 win over Beaver Local last Saturday evening. The Lil’ Potters will open the first round of the playoffs against the Steubenville Broncos at 3 p.m. Sunday at Beaver Local. Team ...

SPORTSBRIEFING

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Hager picked ‘em right EAST LIVERPOOL — James Hager, Valley Drive, East Liverpool, was the winner of Week 8 in The Review’s “Pigskin Predictions” contest, finishing the slate with a 9-1 mark. His lone loss was the West Virginia-Iowa State game as he selected the Mountaineers, ...